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Samsung Chromebook Series 3

Samsung Chromebook Series 3
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Acer Aspire V5-571P-6499

Acer Aspire V5-571P-6499
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Price $229 to $269 at 7 stores $599 at 1 store
CNET editors' rating
3.0 stars Good
    Overall score: 6.0 (3.0 stars)
3.5 stars Very good
    Overall score: 7.8 (3.5 stars)
Average user rating 3.5 stars out of 19 reviews 2.0 stars out of 5 reviews
Release date October 18, 2012 September 26, 2012
The Bottom Line The $249 Samsung Chromebook is a good extra computer for cloud-loving Google-centric Web users. For under $700, the Acer Aspire V5 proves that a touch screen can work in a budget-priced Windows 8 laptop without cutting too many corners.

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Product Description Samsung Series 3 - 11.6 in 5 - Google Chrome OS - 2 GB RAM - 16 GB
XE303C12 - Exynos 5 - 16 GB Flash
Acer Aspire - 3rd Gen Core i5
V5-571P-6499 - 15.6 in i5-3317U - Windows 8 64-bit Edition - 4 GB RAM - 500 GB HDD
Packaged Quantity 1
1
Battery 2-cell - up to 6.3 hour(s)
4-cell - up to 5 hour(s)
System Type Chromebook
Notebook
Display 11.6 in
LED backlight 1366 x 768 / HD
15.6 in LED backlight Yes CineCrystal 1366 x 768 / HD
Graphics Info unavailable Intel HD Graphics 4000
Operating System Google Chrome OS
Windows 8 64-bit Edition
Storage 16 GB
500 GB HDD / 5400 rpm
Dimensions (WxDxH) 11.4 in x 8.1 in x 0.7 in
15 in x 10 in x 1 in
Weight 2.4 lbs
5.3 lbs
Networking 802.11n None
802.11n , Gigabit Ethernet , None
Bluetooth 4.0 HS
Optical Drive None
DVD SuperMulti
Processor 5 / 1.7 GHz / 1 MB Cache
Samsung Exynos 5
3rd Gen Core i5
Intel 3 i5-3317U / 1.7 GHz ( 2.6 GHz ) / 3 MB Cache
Memory 2 GB
Flash: 16 GB DDR3L SDRAM
4 GB DDR3 SDRAM
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